Vice President, Marketing & Communications

We are searching for a Vice President, Marketing and Communications for a highly successful International Company selling innovative and value-added branded raw materials into an array of end uses and markets. This company has a tremendous history of successfully launching branded products B2B and B2C. This position reports into the Chief Executive Officer.

Direct and Indirect Reports include Experiential Marketing Manager, Channel Marketing Manager, Customer Marketing Specialist, Digital Marketing Specialist, Creative Manager, Jr. Graphic Designer, Marketing Coordinator.

The Vice President is responsible for overseeing the planning, development and execution of all Marketing and Communications initiatives. The Vice President will successfully generate revenue growth and increase brand identity and awareness by effectively utilizing modern and leading-edge digital marketing tools. The Vice President will develop compelling brand marketing and ESG communications to the marketplace and investor community.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree required (Business Administration, Marketing or relevant field)
  • Master’s degree preferred
  • 10+ years of demonstrated experience as Vice President or similar senior marketing leadership role
  • B2B and/or ingredient brand marketing experience required
  • Prior marketing and/or ESG experience with a sustainability brand is preferred
  • Prior marketing experience with an apparel, outdoor, athletic, or home furnishings brand is preferred
  • Previous public relations and media experience required

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Demonstrated experience in developing effective business and marketing strategic plans
  • Ability to translate marketing vision and techniques over digital and non-digital channels
  • Expansive mindset, curiosity and ability to connect details to build a compelling story
  • Inspirational leadership, effective team builder
  • Possesses an understanding and passion for ESG
  • Possesses a balance of creative, strategic and analytical thinking and capabilities
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to confidently present information to groups, media, and virtual platforms
  • Natural business partner and collaborator
  • Outstanding interpersonal abilities with demonstrated experience of building successful cross-functional alliances and collaboration

All Candidates must be able to provide work related references.

To apply for this job email your details to resumes@rushandcompany.com

Rush & Company is a full service Executive Search Firm that specializes in the Soft Goods industry.

Included in this industry are the apparel, home furnishings and industrial markets. We work in the fiber, fabric and fashion industry with clients and candidates located all over the world.

All candidates must be able to provide work related references.

If you're a candidate and would like to submit your confidential resume, please use resumes@rushandcompany.com. We will contact you if your qualifications match any of our current job searches.